Walter Hilligehekken

Walter Hilligehekken

Walter Hilligehekken
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German MG-42. The Best Machine Gun of WW2. My personal favorite Machine Gun too. It shot over 1500 rounds per minute! :-{ Ouch of your fighting aginst this Motherfucker!!

CAVEAT: Though frequently posted here as "German soldier" or the like, this is a modern re-enactment plainly credited to Hungarian photographer Balasz Santha at the top. It is not a genuine wartime image.

British paratroopers (inc. RAMC Para Field Ambulance personnel) of the British Army’s 1st Airborne Division taken as POWs by Germans during the Battle of Arnhem. Near Arnhem, Gelderland, the Netherlands. c.20 September 1944.

British paratroopers (inc. RAMC Para Field Ambulance personnel) of the British Army’s Airborne Division taken as POWs by Germans during the Battle of Arnhem. Near Arnhem, Gelderland, the Netherlands.

German soldiers in a SdKfz. 250 halftrack vehicle playing with a puppy, Ukraine, circa 1943-1944. Note the "modern" haircut of the soldier closest to the camera, result of not having a barber attached to the unit!

German soldiers in a SdKfz. 250 halftrack vehicle playing with a puppy, Ukraine, circa Note the "modern" haircut of the soldier closest to the camera, result of not having a barber attached to the unit! by cathy

German troops transporting a wounded soldier with a SdKfz. 251 halftrack vehicle, Eastern Front, 21 Jun 1944

German troops transporting a wounded soldier with a SdKfz. (June Source: German Federal Archive, Pin by Paolo Marzioli

Theodor Eicke Kommandant at Dachau (1933-1934.) One of the most brutal men in the concentration camp system, he became the Inspector of Concentration Camps, after his stint at Dachau. He later served in the SS Totenkopf Division and assumed command of that formation. He was a winner of the Knight’s Cross with Oak Leaves; he was killed when his aircraft was shot down in Russia on February 26, 1943.

✠ Theodor Eicke October 1892 – 26 February While performing a battlefield reconnaissance his aircraft was shot down,